Collection by Kelsey Keith

Underrated Buildings Around the Globe


So-called starchitecture—and the backlash against it—may be the talk of the town in design circles, but ask a designer for his or her three favorite buildings and you'll get some surprisingly under-the-radar answers. Here, a look at some treasured buildings across the world.

Villa le Lac by Le Corbusier in Coreaux,...
Erdman Dormitory at Bryn Mawr College, in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, by Louis...
The Swiss Embassy Residence in Washington, DC. Photo by William Lebovich.
The Rudolph Tengers Museum houses a collection of the sculptor's work in a building he designed.
The Sea Ranch Chapel by Hubbell and...